Category - restaurant

Love is in the air this year and there will be tons of things to do for Valentine’s Day. So, now is the time to make those reservations. Restaurants at Avenida Houston and downtown have sweetheart menu items that will melt hearts and save money. Valentine’s Day deals include: Brasserie du Parc - Enjoy a “Bonne Saint Valentine” three-course meal for $58 on Valentine’s... Read More »
One question that I get asked all the time is, “where is a good spot downtown for dinner?” Instinctively, I have to take a moment and really think about “where” are actual good dining options. Well, I now have several really good recommendations to suggest to people when I’m approached with that question. Avenida Houston (Houston’s downtown campus surrounding... Read More »
Cinco de Mayo is this Saturday, May 5, and there’s no better neighborhood than Avenida Houston that celebrates the holiday. Whether someone is a resident or visitor, one can’t be in the area on May 5 and not either learn a little history from a proud Houstonian on Mexico's victory over France or see a beautifully-ornate parade that celebrates Mexican culture. But what would a... Read More »
Love is in the air at Avenida Houston! Restaurants at the plaza have sweetheart menu items that will melt hearts and save money. Love Day specials include: Brasserie du Parc - a Bonne Saint Valentine menu  with wine pairings and lunch and dinner courses Grotto Downtown - an addition of steak and other heart-y items to the menu  Hearsay on the Green - a four (4) course... Read More »
Mother’s Day is all about celebrating the most important woman in your life, your mom. Give her a day to remember in Avenida Houston with these great options! Spa day Send your mother on a day of relaxation at any one of Avenida’s hotel spas. Inside the Hilton Americas-Houston is the Skyline Spa & Health Club on the 23rd floor. With gorgeous views of downtown, Skyline offers a... Read More »
Looking for something to do today that doesn’t involved standing in returns line with unwanted gifts? Leave the exchanges for a later date and head downtown and the new Avenida Houston district for the opening of the city’s new blockbuster hotel, the Marriott Marquis Houston .  A “soft” opening of the new 1,000-room inn starts when the doors open on December 26th,... Read More »
With less than two months until Houston takes the stage as the 51st host to the Super Bowl, Avenida Houston developments are almost complete from the outside. With most of the current work happening on the inside of the Marriott Marquis and the George R. Brown Convention Center, the exterior now holds two new signs for soon-to-open restaurants.   Recently,  Biggio’s Sports Bar... Read More »